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Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport Code POM

Airport Codes

IATA CODE POM
ICAO CODE AYPY
FAA CODE N/A
WORLD AREA CODE 804
COUNTRY CODE PNG
IATA METROPOLITAN CODE POM

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON -9°-26'-36"S / 147°13'12"E

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Weather Observations

Station ID: AYPY
Observation Time: 20/04/2021 9:58 pm

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About Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport Code

Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport Code is POM. This three-letter IATA code is based on Jackson International Airport’s alternative name i.e. Port Moresby International Airport. Jacksons International Airport (POM) is nestled in the heart of Papua New Guinea at an elevation of 38 meters above sea level.

About Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM)

Jacksons International Airport (POM) is regarded as Papua New Guinea’s busiest aviation hub with passenger traffic of nearly 2 million annually. Air Niugini, PNG Air, and Travel Air regularly use this facility for their daily operations through its asphalt runway 14/32. 

Domestic Terminal

This facility is primarily used by Air Niugini and PNG Air. 

International Terminal

A hub of international airlines, this facility is home to four state-of-the-art aircraft parking bays that are connected with aerobridges.

Nearest Airports to Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM)

Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport : 6.42 miles

Hattiesburg Laurel Regional Airport : 75.99 miles

Key Field : 83.7 miles

Mid Delta Regional Airport : 94.08 miles 

Major Airlines Operating from Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM)

Air Niugini

Fiji Link

Philippine Airlines 

PNG Air

Qantas

QantasLink

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
14R-32L 6,777 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes
14L-32R 9,022 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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